When Gourmet magazine debuted in the 1940s, America?s wineries were still reeling from the lingering effects of Prohibition and the loss of wines from war-torn Europe. But for every closed door, there was an open bottle: The bleak postwar years were actually a prelude to today?s unprecedented and widespread appreciation for the grape. New York Times...
Publisher : Random House Publishing Group
published : 2008
Who is the Downing of Downing Street? What did the first illuminated adverts in Piccadilly Circus advertise? Was Oliver Cromwell actually Welsh? Questions like these and many more are answered in this, the first ever miscellany from the editors of BBC History Magazine . The Celebrated Pedestrian - the title refers to people in Victorian times...
Publisher : Ebury Publishing
published : 2013
What websites should you visit first to trace your family tree? How do you figure out which family history websites have the information you need? Don't get overwhelmed by sifting through thousands of internet sites?take your family history research further faster by using the very best websites for genealogists. In this e-book, the editors of Family...
Publisher : F+W Media
published : 2012
131 Christians Everyone Should KnowThis book offers a succinct yet thorough introduction to 131 of the most intriguing, courageous, inspiring Christians who ever lived. It tells how they lived, what they believed, and how their faith affected the course of world history. Includes a timeline with a historical context for each individual, key quotes from or about each personality, and...
Publisher : B&H Publishing Group
published : 2010